ERIC Number: EJ576991
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
The Real Life Cost Model: An Early Intervention Strategy for Preventing Teen Fatherhood and Motherhood.
Jarmon, Brenda "BJ"
Reclaiming Children and Youth: Journal of Emotional and Behavioral Problems, v7 n1 p34-38 Spr 1998
Describes a cognitive-behavioral approach to pregnancy prevention. In a 20-hour course, middle school children learn the costs and problems of raising children and are exposed to the real-life options and problems encountered by teen mothers and fathers. They also learn skills to help them stay in school, stay sexually abstinent, and avoid other high-risk behaviors. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: "Children and Youth in a Sexual World."